There are 5 ways to get from Austin to Amarillo by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Amarillo  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Amarillo (AMA) AUS - AMA

$234 - $332

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx 7260

$70 - $172

3 alternative options

Fly to Lubbock, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Lubbock (LBB) AUS - LBB
  2. Take the bus from Lubbock, Tx to Amarillo, Tx

$235 - $968

Train, bus  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Amarillo, Tx 7310 / ...

$87 - $220

Drive  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Amarillo 529.8 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Amarillo is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 41 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Austin to Amarillo is to fly which costs $230 - $340 and takes 3 h 12 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Amarillo. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Amarillo, Tx via San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 2 min.

More details

The distance between Austin and Amarillo is 419 miles. The road distance is 529.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Austin to Amarillo without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 49 min and costs $85 - $220.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Austin to Amarillo, including transfers.

More details

Austin to Amarillo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

More details

The best way to get from Austin to Amarillo is to fly which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $230 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $180 and takes 14 h 2 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Amarillo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

Search flights

Austin to Amarillo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Amarillo, Tx station.

More details

Map of how to get from Austin to Amarillo.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 419 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Amarillo, TX, USA?

ViaAir, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Austin to Amarillo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Amarillo via San Antonio, Tx in around 14 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Amarillo via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Lubbock
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Austin to Lubbock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Amarillo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Lubbock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Austin to Amarillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lubbock, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Amarillo is 530 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to drive from Austin to Amarillo.

Get driving directions

ViaAir, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Amarillo Airport.

Search flights

Book your Austin to Amarillo bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

Search and book

There are 59+ hotels available in Amarillo. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs $1 - $4.

More details